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So...I cycle now

So, a few months ago I (begrudgingly) made a life changing decision. At work, on of my many hats is to champion charitable giving. To raise money this year, someone else thought it would be a great idea to capitalise on other people’s expertise and do a charity bike ride. 500 more words


A Jolly June

After an eventful May, June brought with it a much-needed chance to rest and recover. I enjoyed a few days of light training (no running) to begin the month and recover from… 567 more words


Tour de Suisse : Bern, Stage 8

Completely by accident, my family and I happened to be in Bern on Saturday 20th June, so were lucky enough to catch a front-row spot to see a section of the Tour de Suisse. 21 more words


Return of the box bike, 4th of July the dutch way...

Saturday we took a little break from unpacking to join members of our church in a 4th of July pancake breakfast. It was being held in the next neighborhood over about a mile away so we decided this would be the perfect ,and just about only, place to ride our box bike to as a family. 345 more words


Cycling's in the media again.

There was this article in the local paper, and its author was extolling the virtues of commuting by bicycle, and he was doing his best to encourage others to try it. 321 more words


Eastern Iowa Tour de Cure

Last Saturday the Iron Hippie, Allen and I rode 75 miles in eastern Iowa to raise money for diabetes through the Tour de Cure. We are on team Paige’s Pilots out of Portland, OR, but are not able to ride the Portland Tour de Cure because we are racing Ironman Boulder and logistically couldn’t make it work. 305 more words

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Pedal Pictures: Vancouver Stay-cation

We have been on vacation for the last two weeks, and by “we”, I mean Jonty, because I don’t officially head back to work until Monday. 554 more words